For those interested in the potential for mapping via kite or balloon, here is a new site, which includes links for related hardware and software: http://wiki.grassrootsmapping.org/show/HomePage
For more in-depth discussion of KAP (kite aerial photography), see http://www.arch.ced.berkeley.edu/kap/
Nathan Craig\’s lab at Penn State also has a lot of info on KAP for archaeology: http://www.personal.psu.edu/nmc15/blogs/anthspace/
I created some screencast videos of how to do steps 4-9 of practicum 2.
If they don\’t play on your video player, download VLC media player (everybody should have this opensource Swiss Army Knife video player anyway):
Below are the links to download the how-to videos (Note some are > 100mb, so may take [...]
The Journal of Latin American Geography has a new thematic issue on GIS in Latin America (with an article by our own Prof. Wernke). You can check it out here.